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PROGRAM REGULATIONS:
Program Progress Reports

As required by the U.S. Department of State, program sponsors of Exchange Visitor Programs must monitor the progress of program participants. Host Advisors of long-term visitors should complete the Program Progress Report form with their Exchange Visitor at the mid-point of the program. For programs exceeding 6 months in duration, they should complete the progress report every 4 months. Once completed, the form should be submitted to the International Programs Office.

All Host Advisors and Visitors, regardless of length of the visitor’s program, should submit a

Program Progress Report Form

Program Completion Notification/Departure Report Form

Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor (J-2) Status: Form DS-2019
Program Start and End Dates
30-Day Grace Period
Financial Support - Sufficient Funds
2-Year Home Country Physical Presence Requirement
24-Month Bar
Mandatory Health Insurance
Required Check In and Validation
10-Day Notice of Any Move
Notification of Changes in Program Sites or Activities
Travel Outside the US During Program
Program Progress Reports
Notification of Departure
Dependents (J-2 Visa Holders)
Employment and Taxes

 

Next Program Regulation: Notification of Departure


If you have any questions, please contact:
Brenda Dean, International Visitor Program Coordinator , Responsible Officer
Tel: (202) 219-9774
Fax: (202) 208-0873
Email: bdean@fs.fed.us

Rima Eid, Program Specialist, Alternate Responsible Officer
Tel: (202) 208-3785
Fax: (202) 273-6570

Email: reid@fs.fed.us

Misty Sidhu, Program Specialist, Tax Specialist Tel: (202) 273-3324 Fax: (202) 273-4750 Email: msidhu@fs.fed.us

Kristin Corcoran, Program Specialist
Tel: (202) 273-4733
Fax: (202) 273-6570

Email: kcorcoran@fs.fed.us


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